On any given night in Seattle, hundreds will be sold for sex.

Our goal is simple — freedom, safety, and hope to women & girls exploited by the sex trade.

Each year, we provide direct services to hundreds of people exploited by the sex trade in Seattle and the greater King County area. Through our holistic continuum of care (prevention, intervention, and aftercare), we serve those who are at-risk, actively in, and those taking steps towards exiting a life of sexual exploitation. Our desire is to see Washington become hostile to traffickers and to work ourselves out of a job.

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From the blog

A Penny for your Thoughts? Survivor Feedback is Gold.

Written by Bridget Battistoni
on June 07, 2017

There are many ways of determining success. Since the beginning, REST's metric has been simple: to provide help and hope to the people we serve. How are we doing? Let’s hear directly from them: “If I didn’t have the REST House, I’d probably be dead.”- Shelter guest, age 24 “REST is the right place for me.” - Shelter guest, age 22 “The only supportive family I...

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